Student Recreation Center

Student Recreation Center (REC) (Juneau)

The Student Recreation Center facility is a Joint Use Facility with the Alaska Army National Guard (AANG). This shared facility includes basketball and volleyball courts, suspended running/walking track, cardio equipment, thirty-foot indoor climbing wall, weight training room, dance/cardio studio and two classrooms. Exclusive for UAS is the Student Activity Center (SAC) which features a student lounge, stage and dance floor, pool tables, flat screen television and a 21-foot movie screen.

All students are welcome to use the Recreation Center and take advantage of the wide variety of events, programs, intramural and entertainment offerings. All students registering for a Juneau based class, on-site or distance, are assessed a per credit consolidated fee which includes access to the facility and its diverse program offerings. Faculty, staff and alumni may purchase memberships in order to have unlimited access to the many opportunities for recreation and exercise at this facility. Membership options may be discussed with the front desk staff at any time. Many programs such as concerts, dances, performances, intramurals and movies are free to all students at all times. The Student Recreation center rents equipment to students, faculty, staff, and alumni including: backpacks, tents, cross country skis, snowshoes, and much more. Equipment rentals for outdoor activities can be checked out at the front desk.

The UAS Student Recreation Center is a university-based facility and all members must show a valid university ID to access the facility at each visit. In the event of a US Homeland Security Red Alert the recreation facility access may be curtailed at the request of the AANG. Members must show UAS ID to access the facility each time they use the facility for security requirements. The facility is for the exclusive use of AANG and UAS and is not open for the general public except at scheduled times.

The front desk of the Student Recreation Center can be reached at (907) 796-6544. For information regarding memberships, outdoor programs, events, climbing wall or employment, call (907) 796-6544. For information regarding facility rental, room reservations, intramurals or general facility questions call (907) 796-6545. More information can be found at uas.alaska.edu/rec.